Monday August 21, 2017

Archive for the ‘Amusing’ Category

Texas calf looks like KISS rocker Gene Simmons

A Texas calf born July 28 bears an uncanny resemblance to KISS frontman Gene Simmons, and tourism officials joked on Facebook that the rock star may be the dad. The calf — aptly named Genie — was born in Kerrville on the ranch of Heather Taccetta, who works at Cowboy Steakhouse.  More…

Golden retriever gives birth to a green puppy

A dog owner couldn’t believe what she was seeing when her golden retriever gave birth to a green puppy. Her beloved pet Rio, aged three, gave birth last week to nine puppies – but when one came out mint green Louise Sutherland was stunned.  More…

Man checks single can of beer as luggage on flight

A beer drinker from Australia checked in a single can of beer as his luggage on a flight — and the airport staff happily tagged the tin and put it on the plane. “Sure enough there she was, alone on the carousel, proudly making her way around,” he said of his beloved brew.”  More…

GMA hides George Stephanopoulos’ ‘little-boyish mini-legs’

George Stephanopoulos may be a giant in the news business, but “Good Morning America” has changed its set to cover up his diminutive size. “He’s 5-foot-6 and is dwarfed by human trees Robin Roberts and Michael Strahan.”  More…

Peyton Manning absolutely destroys the Knicks at the ESPY

Peyton Manning was quite the comedian at the ESPY’s on Wednesday night in Los Angeles. The soon-to-be Hall of Fame quarterback took a dig at Kevin Durant for going to the Warriors, but he first took shots at the woebegone Knicks. “These are all New York Knicks jokes. And these ESPY folks begged me to do these. I gotta tell you, they make me sick. Check these out.  More…

NJ Sand Sculpture Mocks Gov. Christie’s Viral Beach Outing

A giant sand sculpture of Gov. Chris Christie lounging in a chair has appeared on the Jersey Shore after a government shutdown closed state beaches and parks for much of the Fourth of July weekend.  More…

Alarm clock stuck in wall for 13 years rings every day

A Pennsylvania homeowner is reminded of the alarm clock that’s stuck in the wall of his home when it goes off — every day for the last 13 years. Jerry Lynn said in 2004 he used the alarm clock to pinpoint the spot where he could run a wire to connect his TV.  More…

Kelly Osbourne blames Starbucks for wetting herself

It seems the New York City Pride Parade Sunday excited Kelly Osbourne a little too much. The former “Fashion Police” co-host, 32, claimed on Twitter during the festivities that Starbucks in Chelsea wouldn’t let her use the bathroom, so she had an accident.  More…

Texting lady tumbles through open sidewalk doors

Terrifying video captures the moment a woman flipped over open sidewalk cellar doors in New Jersey — and plunged six feet into the basement below. The unidentified 67-year-old woman was walking down a street in Plainfield, N.J. around noon on Thursday when she approached the open doors. But instead of turning to avoid them, she kept walking and toppled head-first over the wide-open grate, video shows.  More…

Kathy Griffin feels ‘betrayed’ by Anderson Cooper after CNN firing – Cooper wants Andy Cohan

Kathy Griffin had expected CNN “golden boy” Cooper to stand by her, but CNN announced she was fired. Anderson Cooper wants Andy Cohan to co-host with him. They are besties and have a great rapport.” Cohen said they were set up on a blind date in the early ’90s, but Cooper says Cohen blew it by being “too enthusiastic.” They were later introduced by mutual friends in LA and their bromance blossomed.  More…

America’s Oldest Veteran Richard Overton Celebrates 110th Birthday

A man believed to be America’s oldest veteran is celebrating his 110th birthday. Richard Overton, of Austin, Texas, fought in the 1887th Engineer Aviation Battalion in World War II. His tips for longevity are far from traditional: He chain-smokes cigars, insists on a splash of whiskey in his morning coffee, and enjoys a steady diet of fried catfish and butter pecan ice cream, he told TODAY two years ago.  More…

Chicago Cubs World Series Rings Have Billy Goat Curse Reminder

The Chicago Cubs finally got their World Series bling Wednesday night complete with 214 diamonds, rubies, sapphires … and a BILLY GOAT More…

Nordstrom offering pre-dirtied jeans for $425

For $425 Nordstrom will help you make people think you do all the dirty work for a living. The jeans, labeled Barracuda Straight Leg Jeans, are described on Nordstrom’s site as “Americana workwear that’s seen some hard-working action with a crackled, caked-on muddy coating that shows you’re not afraid to get down and dirty.”  More…

TV news reporter axed over viral blooper

Natasha Exelby has paid a high price for her weekend blooper, after the humorless management at ABC24 banned the newsreader from playing any future on-air role.  More…

The new face of the Democratic party: Maxine Waters

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) is the current darling of the left — which tells you just how crazy Democrats have gotten. CNN reports Waters is “having a moment” with the biggest buzz since Bernie Sanders. Elle dubbed her “The Millennials’ Political Rock Star.”  More…